Top 5 Best Gaming Moments In 2016

2016 was quite the memorable year -- often for deeply unpleasant reasons, yes, but it was unforgettable nonetheless. As things got worse from every angle, I often threw myself into my work -- which, thankfully, involves playing a lot of video games. I’ve burned through quite a few games this way, and while I’m always more likely to remember a multiplayer experience I shared with a friend or a wild emergent gameplay moment I had on my own, there were plenty of well-crafted sequences and levels that I kept coming back to this year, long after I had stopped actively playing the game in question.

In the gallery below we'll talk about the five best gaming moments of the year.